Mike Brownlow

Mike BrownlowQualifications

MIC, Level 4 Sea & Open

Career Highlights

Paddling in Nepal, Ice climbing in Canada (Routes included Polar Circus and Sorcerer), Kayaking the Falls of Pattack, exploring unclimbed peaks in Kyrgyzstan, crewing a 60ft yacht from Iceland to Greenland and completing a one day ascent of Eiger North Face.

Favourite Destination

Scotland on a good day!

Favourite Piece of Kit

Dragon cams are pretty cool

3 Things I Always Pack

Dachstein Mitts, Blackberry, Belay Jacket

What Inspires You?

Human’s being awesome in the outdoors

People achieving their potential and pushing their limits

What’s next on your bucket list?

Pass IFMGA British Mountain Guide Winter Test

Other info

Originally from Northern Ireland, I moved to Scotland in 1998 after reading Touching the Void.  I’ve been working in the outdoors for 18 years and am now happily settled in Aviemore.


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